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Cinerary urn: GR.52a.1850

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Cinerarium, in the form of an urn

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  • source not stated

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Method of acquisition: Given (1850) by Disney, John, Dr


Early Roman
1 - 100 100

Materials used in production

Marble (Luna)

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Identification numbers

Accession number: GR.52a.1850
Primary reference Number: 65522
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Antiquities

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